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Term dates

Below are the PGCE term dates for 2021/22 to provide an overview of the teaching year (the 2022/23 term dates will be confirmed later on in the year):

Primary PGCE

Autumn 06 September 2021 to 10 December 2021
Anticipating Practice fortnight 06 September 2021 to 17 September 2021
First day of taught course 20 September 2021
Spring 04 January 2022 to 08 April 2022
Summer 25 April 2022 to 30 June 2022

Secondary PGCE

Autumn 13 September 2021 to 10 December 2021
Anticipating Practice fortnight 13 September 2021 to 24 September 2021
First day of taught course 27 September 2021
Spring 04 January 2022 to 08 April 2022
Summer 25 April 2022 to 29 June 2022

School Direct Primary PGCE

Autumn 01 September 2021 to 17 December 2021
Spring 04 January 2022 to 08 April 2022
Summer 25 April 2022 to 30 June 2022

School Direct Secondary PGCE

Autumn 01 September 2021 to 17 December 2021
Spring 04 January 2022 to 08 April 2022
Summer 25 April 2021 to 29 June 2022

(note: School Direct trainees  may have slightly different term dates to match their school term dates - please check your actual dates directly with your lead school)